Books by Alice Elliott Dark

THINK OF ENGLAND by Alice Elliott Dark
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 2, 2002

"At best, a qualified success. Dark's most accomplished work thus far remains her short fiction."
A lonely woman's painfully extended rite of passage is compassionately explored in this affecting, though uneven first novel by storywriter Dark (In the Gloaming, 2000, etc.). Read full book review >
IN THE GLOAMING by Alice Elliott Dark
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2000

"A generally worthy successor to Dark's well-received debut volume. (First serial to Harper's)"
Pride of place in this second collection of ten stories by Dark (Naked to the Waist, 1991) is given to a tale that has already become something of a contemporary classic. Read full book review >
NAKED TO THE WAIST by Alice Elliott Dark
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 1991

"At her best, Dark reveals the dislocations of contemporary life, while in her lesser moments she settles for banalities that are only a notch above popular fiction."
A promising first collection of six stories, two novella- length, that deal with early middle-age and midlife crisis, mostly from a female perspective. Read full book review >